Runaway Bride

Runaway Bride

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  • Type: Movie
  • Genres: Comedy, Romance
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Julia Roberts plays Maggie Carpenter, a spirited and attractive young woman who has had a number of unsuccessful relationships. Maggie, afraid of being married, has left a trail of boyfriends. Indeed, she's left three men waiting for her in church during wedding day (all of which are caught on tape), getting her tabloid fame and the dubious nickname Runaway Bride.

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How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  2  / Episode:  8 
Atlantic City

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Lily worries that Marshall's family will crack Runaway Bride jokes during their wedding.

The Cleveland Show:
Season:  2  / Episode:  2 
Cleveland Live!

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"Julia Roberts" is a guest star on this episode, playing the part of Robert's parole officer. Her appearance on the show begins with her coming to Cleveland's house looking for Robert, saying, "I'm Julia Robertson, Robert’s parole officer shows up at Cleveland’s house saying “I may look like a Pretty Woman, but I’m a Steel Magnolia and I Eat, Pray, Love being a parole officer even when I have to miss my Best Friend’s Wedding to track down a Runaway Bride. I was also in The Pelican Brief.”.

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